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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Woke up early to try and bet the crowds to the Monastrey made our way up the hill and took pictures of different Monasteries on our way up to the Holy Trinity Monastrey which we were able to have a look through.
Incredible how the Monks would climb the rock face to pick a place to build the Monastery then in the original time they would build it all by hand. It blends into the rock face and looks incredible. ...
Something funny we've noticed...Sylvia is allergic to Greece. She has had the worst hayfever since arriving...so I guess retiring or spending time in Greece when we retire is out of the question now...LOL. (How bizarre is that - her heritage is Greek and she's allergic to it). Today we visited the monasteries which were perched on top of huge mountains - you really need to check out the ...
... d still be there trying to work it out!! Yes I know probably easy for city dwellers but that I am not! Money in hand we set off to find a Supermarket to buy a few supplies, another interesting experience as of course the products all have Greek writing but by looking at pictures and brands, of which many are the same as at home, we selected all the things we needed. Next was lunch, Gyros again... I managed to make them understand the "no meat" and "weak" coffee. We felt a ...
... t force herself out of the room all night. We chose to stay at the Hotel Kastraki which is a beautiful looking place with, the gradually defrosting, Froso, our lovely very Greek lady host. Two rooms for EU 70.. what a bargain... internet in the rooms this time, yay we all breathed a sigh of relief and I even got my own room for these two nights with a balcony and all! As I said Gwendols was confined to quarters so after the obligatory ...
... Greek salad! After grabbing a coffee for the road (really nice & only 1 euro each) we hit road heading south east to see what all the fuss was about these monasteries on tops of mountains...Well I will try and tell what it is all about - the rock formations and surrounding mountains and looking down to the village is simply spectacular! This has to be one of the most beautiful places on earth. As we were here late afternoon we took ...